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Chocolate Pots de Crème (Cooking for 2)

chocolate pots de crème (cooking for 2) Dessert French
Chocolate Pots de Crème (Cooking for 2)
  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 2 hr 10 min
  • Servings 2

Don’t let the French name fool you—these might be the quickest, easiest desserts you’ll ever make (and if you’re wondering, it’s pronounced “poh-deh-crem”). Pots de crème are surprisingly simple baked custards, and this indulgent chocolate version is the ideal for a date night at home. They’re sophisticated, rich and elegant and sized just right. MORE+ LESS-

October 29, 2018

Ingredients

1/3
cup bittersweet chocolate chips (2 oz)
2
tablespoons sugar
1/8
teaspoon salt
1/2
teaspoon vanilla
1/2
cup heavy whipping cream
Sweetened whipped cream, if desired
Chocolate curls, if desired

Steps

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  • 1
    Place chocolate chips, sugar, salt and vanilla in blender.
  • 2
    In small microwavable bowl, microwave whipping cream uncovered on High, in 20-second increments, 1 to 2 minutes or until cream begins to boil. Pour hot cream into blender; cover and blend until smooth.
  • 3
    Pour chocolate mixture into 2 small dessert bowls. Cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours until set and cold. Garnish with sweetened whipped cream and chocolate curls.

Expert Tips

  • To make chocolate curls, let bittersweet chocolate bar stand at room temperature 15 minutes. Pull vegetable peeler across edge of bar using long strokes.
  • Semisweet chocolate chips can be substituted for bittersweet chocolate in this recipe.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
410
Calories from Fat
270
% Daily Value
Total Fat
30g
46%
Saturated Fat
19g
94%
Trans Fat
1/2g
Cholesterol
65mg
22%
Sodium
170mg
7%
Potassium
160mg
5%
Total Carbohydrate
32g
11%
Dietary Fiber
1g
7%
Sugars
30g
Protein
3g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
15%
15%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
4%
4%
Iron
6%
6%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 6 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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